Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Senior Spotlight: Amanda Pierson
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: April 12, 2011
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April 12, 2011

Senior center Amanda Pierson recently wrapped up her finally season with the Wildcats and playing collegiate basketball. She will wrap up her academic career with graduation in May, 2012. Here are some of her thoughts on her senior year and her Wildcat experience.

What is the most valuable lesson you'll take with you for the future?

Hard work can take you places you never thought possible.

What is your favorite on-the-court moment?

Watching assistant coach Chance Lindley's facial expressions in games or during practice.

What is your favorite off-the-court moment?

Having so many friends and family to support me at the Wichita State game.

What areas have you changed the most from freshman year to senior year?

Every part of my game has improved.

What piece of advice would you give incoming freshman about playing basketball at the collegiate level?

Work hard because it's over before you know it.

What will you miss most about Arizona basketball?

The people and the fans.

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